Thursday 1 November 2012, with Eva Radich

Michael Hill International Violin Competition New Zealand Development Prize Winner Amalia HallThe females are in the box seat for this year’s Michael Hill International Violin Competition: 17 out of the 18 contestants are female. There’s a lot at stake with prize money of forty thousand dollars and a chance to launch an international career. 

Join Eva Radich for Upbeat live from Queenstown at the earlier time of 1pm on Friday 6th June for a two hour profile of this global event.

Then hear them compete on our Michael Hill International Violin Competition webpage.

Not all audio is available due to copyright restrictions.

Carla Van Zon

12:13 Artistic Director of the Auckland Arts Festival unveils the 2013 season taking place next March.

Gillian Murphy

12:40 Principal Dancer from American Ballet Theatre performing the lead role of Giselle with the Royal NZ Ballet this month.

Gedymin Grubba

13:12 Polish concert organist who is touring New Zealand this month.

12:15 Carla van Zon

Auckland Festival director announces next year's programme

12:40 Gillian Murphy

Dancer playing the title role in the Royal New Zealand Ballet's Giselle

1pm Gedymin Grubba

Polish organist previews his New Zealand concerts